Translation of "employment" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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employmentnoun [ U ]

uk /ɪmˈplɔɪ.mənt/ us /ɪmˈplɔɪ.mənt/

employment noun [ U ] (WORK)

B1 the fact of someone being paid to work for a company or organization

受雇;就业
Employment levels are unlikely to rise significantly before the end of next year. 在明年年底之前就业率很难有大幅度上升。
How long have you been looking for employment? 你找工作已经找了多长时间了?
be in employment UK formal

to have a job

有工作,在职
Are you in employment at the moment? 你现在有工作吗?

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employment noun [ U ] (USE)

formal use

使用;利用
How can you justify the employment of capital punishment? 你如何证明实行死刑的正当性?

(Translation of “employment” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)